loudspeaker van


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loudspeaker van

n
(Broadcasting) a motor vehicle carrying a public address system. US and Canadian name: sound truck
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The grand facade of the Serail stood silent and looked impervious to the mixture of speeches, rhythmic chants and protest songs that emanated from a loudspeaker van.
Then, subjecting the village to a really hard sell, including billboards and loudspeaker van, they packed the pews.
5-mile-an-hour walking pace and strict timetable he was a few minutes late, but the crowds had been well primed by an advance loudspeaker van and by the time his motorcycle police escort rode into town they were ready to cheer.
Did someone take a loudspeaker van round the streets of Birmingham?
And on another day a loudspeaker van in Norfolk Street hailed us as we left school, giving out free copies of a brand new comic, the Eagle.